Acunetix OVS cannot connect to my Scan Target.

This occurs when a firewall or WAF blocks all connections from Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner. You probably can still connect to the website from your browser, since the firewall is not blocking your IP address. You will need to confirm that your firewall is not blocking the connection from Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner. All Acunetix OVS scans are done from

If the scan target is hosting a web site, you can check the connection from Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner by re-verifying the scan target. This will prompt Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner to request the verification file, and report back any errors encountered.

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  • Can you please include a reference of the Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner IPs to allow through the target network’s firewall?

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